Articles by Emma Vandore



SocGen's Investigators Think Trader Got Help

  • 26 May 08
  • The Associated Press
Investigators at Societe Generale suspect that former futures trader Jerome Kerviel was helped by an assistant to cover up massive trading positions that led to a multibillion-euro loss.

SocGen Nabs Trader For Bilking $7.1Bln

  • 25 January 08
  • The Associated Press
French bank Societe Generale said Thursday that it had uncovered a 4.9 billion euro ($7.1 billion) fraud -- one of biggest in history-- by a single futures trader whose scheme of fictitious transactions was discovered as stock markets began to stumble in recent days.

First A380 is 'Worth The Wait'

  • 16 October 07
  • The Associated Press
Airbus finally delivered its first A380 superjumbo jet Monday -- a critical step for the European plane maker in its efforts to rebound from a string of troubles.